Come to join us for learning and implementing various techniques to transform simple day-to-day objects into eye-catching showpieces or utility items. We have set the day aside exclusively for teaching 3 techniques of upcycling, namely Decoupage, Sospeso (Volume decoupage) and Image transfer with distress technique. You can choose one amongst the 3 to join, or take up two or even all 3 of them! Also note that due to private small group nature of these workshops, you can opt for any of the 3 workshops in any of the 3 slots given. The facilitator will train you on the chosen craft during your choice of time slot within the day :)
a) Distressed finish+ image transfer gives the perfect vintage effect and looks absolutely beautiful. After attending this workshop you will be able to replicate the vintage distressed finish on furniture as well and turn your old furniture into something absolutely stunning.In IMAGE TRANSFER+DISTRESS TECHNIQUE workshop, learn techniques like distressing with chalk paints and photo transfer. You will be taught how to seal the product as well. Different types of mediums that can be used to image transfer will also be shared. The uses of chalk paints and adhesives will also be shared.
Make and take a square tray and 2 coasters. The workshop includes all materials to complete the project.
Time: 10 am - 1 pm
Fees: INR 1700
b) Decoupage, which is the current favorite of craft lovers is an extremely useful technique, that helps you create new products as well as up-cycle old ones! This is a technique that involves the usage of different kinds of papers, and the art of making you product look complete and elegant. In DECOUPAGE workshop, you will have a hands-on experience on handling pattern papers and decoupaging with the same. You will be taught about different kinds of paints that could be used for your projects. In addition usage of various kinds of adhesives, sealers and varnishes will also be taught.
You will learn how to decoupage a pine-wood MDF hexagon tray from scratch and seal the same making it water-proof. The workshop includes all materials required to complete the product.
Time: 2 to 4 pm
Fees: INR 1700
c) Sospeso is a 3-D craft, which once learned could be applied to any type of surface. You could make tea coasters, photo frames, mirrors, platters and much more !! It's an intricate and delicate art, but long lasting as well!
In this workshop, you will get a hands-on experience and will be able to do Sospeso (also known as Volume Decoupage) on a bottle. The paper veil technique will be taught which later on can practically be done on any kind of surface! All materials will be provided to complete the project. You will take back the completed project made by you.
Time: 4:30 - 7 pm
Fees: INR 2000
Do make a note in the registration of the reduced net workshop fees if you enroll for 2 of the 3 OR all 3 workshops. Discount of INR 300 if you register for any two workshops and of INR 600 if you register for all three workshops!
We will bring all the material. You only need to bring yourself and the zeal to create extraordinary out of the ordinary. And yes, if you can bring along a carry bag to take back the product you make, that would be great :)